Should telcos become banks? Should they own media companies?
These are just two of the questions we are asking in a
very short poll of the Light Reading universe to get a general sense of "what time it is" for the communication service provider community.
The poll will inform some of the discussions we'll have at the upcoming
2020 Vision Executive Summit in Lisbon, but we'll also share the results here on Light Reading.
So, if you have a spare minute (and that's all it'll take) please vote in our poll by
clicking on this link.
— Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief,
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The big noise in Barcelona was, of course, anything and everything to do with 5G, but in the background there were signs that some companies are embracing the potential of the public cloud as they determine their next-generation technology and services strategies.
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An 'executive order' banning Chinese networking technology from US communications networks is imminent, according to Politico – such a posturing move would be bad for everyone.
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After years of development, data center construction gradually goes standard and modular.